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chloride

 [klor´īd]
a salt of hydrochloric acid; any binary compound of chlorine.
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chlo·ride

(klōr'īd),
A compound containing chlorine, at a valence of -1, as in the salts of hydrochloric acid.
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chloride

Elemental chlorine that gained an electron and thus has a valence of –1; it is an essential electrolyte found in all body fluids, and is critical for maintaining pH, regulating fluids and the electrolyte balance, and digesting food.
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chlo·ride

(klōr'īd)
A compound containing chlorine, at a valence of -1, as in the salts of hydrochloric acid.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

chlo·ride

(klōr'īd)
A compound containing chlorine, (e.g., salts of hydrochloric acid).
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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